Mining Valuation & Financial Model

[Elective] Build a DCF valuation model for a mining asset in Excel
  • 46 Videos
  • 7 Quizzes
  • 1 Survey
  • 1 Text
  • 2 Downloads
  • 1 Exam
  • 4.0 hrs

Course Curriculum

$497.00
Full CFI Program: 24 courses, template library, & Financial Analyst Certification

Course description

Recommended Prerequisites

You are expected to have either completed the stated prerequisite course(s) or possess the equivalent knowledge prior to enroling in this course:

  1. Building a Financial Model in Excel
  2. Business Valuation Modeling

Mining financial modeling course overview

Master the art of building a financial model to value a mining company, complete with assumptions, financials, valuation, sensitivity analysis, and output charts. In this mining financial modeling course, we will work through a case study of a real mining valuation for an asset by pulling information from the Feasibility Study, inputting it into Excel, building a forecast, and valuing the asset.


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Mining financial modeling & valuation course objectives

By the end of this mining valuation course you will be able to:

  • Understand key mining terms and definitions used in the industry and in valuation
  • Understand the mining life cycle from start to finish for assets, projects, and operating mines
  • Read and extract the important information from a mining technical report (feasibility study)
  • Input key assumptions into a financial model that will drive revenue, expenses, and cash flow in the forecast
  • Calculate production statistics based on a detailed mine plan from the technical report
  • Build financial statements based on the mine plan
  • Perform a discounted cash flow DCF valuation of the mining asset in Excel
  • Build sensitivity analysis to test for different input assumptions
  • Output relevant graphs and charts to illustrate the investment opportunity
  • Understand valuation methods such as Net Asset Value (NAV), P/NAV, P/CF, Total Acquisition Cost (TAC)


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Who should take this mining valuation course?

Master mining valuation and learn how to value a mining company in Excel. This course is designed for professionals seeking careers in investment banking, equity research, corporate development and financial planning an analysis (FP&A).

This course simulates the experience of working as a corporate development professional at a mining company evaluating an acquisition opportunity.  The objective is to take all the information from the technical study, put it into Excel, and determine the net asset value (NAV) of the mine.  The completed model will serve as a useful tool for testing different metal prices and other assumptions such as grade, recovery rate, unit operating costs, capital expenditures, and more.


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Prerequisites

This is an advanced mining valuation course and assumes a solid understanding of the following courses:

  • Excel Crash Course
  • Building a Financial Model in in Excel
  • Business Valuation


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Reviews (14)

Appreciation

by KANNY SIBOZA
This is a course that will bring me into my first job

Mining Financial Model & Valuation

by Delbert Adivnovak
Excellent mining example with full modeling and explanations of the calculations. Awesome work!. Great definitions and dynamic model!

The Best Course Ever

by Furkan Kasa
I was doing research for a long time for my doctorate thesis. I have reviewed many video lessons and contents on the internet. There are not many sources and narrations about Mine Valuation, and those are clearly inferior. This course is truly a blessing for mining engineers who are concentrated in the field of finance. You should start absolutely without thinking.

Mining Financial model & Valuation

by Teka Derick Tikum
More Valuable than most Financial Modeling, Valuation courses in Mining, Petroleum, Oil and Gas industries online. Skillful for professionals

A great course, liked it.

by Raushan Mamatkulov
I really liked the course - well prepared, clear and crisp.
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Appreciation

by KANNY SIBOZA
This is a course that will bring me into my first job

Mining Financial Model & Valuation

by Delbert Adivnovak
Excellent mining example with full modeling and explanations of the calculations. Awesome work!. Great definitions and dynamic model!

The Best Course Ever

by Furkan Kasa
I was doing research for a long time for my doctorate thesis. I have reviewed many video lessons and contents on the internet. There are not many sources and narrations about Mine Valuation, and those are clearly inferior. This course is truly a blessing for mining engineers who are concentrated in the field of finance. You should start absolutely without thinking.

by ARTURO SOSA CUERVO

Mining Financial model & Valuation

by Teka Derick Tikum
More Valuable than most Financial Modeling, Valuation courses in Mining, Petroleum, Oil and Gas industries online. Skillful for professionals

by brian millen

A great course, liked it.

by Raushan Mamatkulov
I really liked the course - well prepared, clear and crisp.

by Aarav Singh

by Barbara Alvarez

Insightful course on mining

by Brett Hannigan
The course was challenging and extremely insightful and I would recommend the course to anyone interested in financial modelling and/or mining valuation!

Great Course

by Fraser Pogue
I really appreciated the mining valuation course and the opportunity to better understand this sector in natural resources.

by barbara arnold

by Cara Nowen

by Rustom Rupand